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River View (Fairfax), C. 1845-1856, White Pine, Tennessee: An Historical Analysis, Shannon Tew Dec 1989

River View (Fairfax), C. 1845-1856, White Pine, Tennessee: An Historical Analysis, Shannon Tew

Masters Theses

The purpose of this study was to produce a thorough documentation of Fairfax, a National Register property, and to organize rehabilitation recommendations supportive of the home's social and architectural history. Specifically, the study included three phases of research:

-- accumulating the history of Fairfax' original construction and ownership,

-- determining and establishing the style of the home through design and construction analysis,

-- proposing an adaptive use for the home and enumerating economic and design recommendations sensitive to its style and history.

The first two phases of research were achieved primarily through traditional methods of historic research which included the examination of ...